How coronavirus has revolutionised beauty's entire hand care category

From luxury hand wash to plastic-free soaps and hand cream, products designed for hands aren't going to be the same again

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Beauty industry joins forces to launch UK's first Black Aesthetics Advisory Board

The Board is made up of four medical professionals that aim to enable better access to aesthetics for black patients

Cosmetics manufacturer Voyant Beauty to buy KIK Personal Care

The two US-based companies are said to be ‘highly complementary’ in many areas

Marmite partners with Lynx to launch ‘divisive’ men’s fragrance and body care range

The ‘love it or hate it’ breakfast spread is teaming up with the Unilever-owned brand to launch a body spray and ...

Melted iceberg serum? How water became a luxury commodity in beauty

A wave of new launches indicates that tap water is no longer enough in beauty NPD

Marks & Spencer justifies £11.50 hand sanitiser price tag after consumer backlash

The retailer explained that the Belux hand gel remains ‘competitively priced’ at £2.30 per 100ml, which is 30p ...

AbbVie acquires Botox-maker Allergan in ‘turning point’ deal

The acquisition will see AbbVie achieve approximately US$30bn in full-year 2020 revenues

Cosmetics Business reveals 5 key beauty start-up trends and advice in new report

Fearless and fast-moving, beauty start-ups continue to set new standards for the beauty industry amid the current ...

Waxing brand Wakse reveals sales spike of 1,100% as Covid-19 prompts 'increased intimacy'

1 unit of Wakse’s hard wax beans are being sold every 3 minutes as consumers take personal care into their own hands ...

40% of consumers now wash their hands 6-10 times a day to avoid Covid-19

As a result of frequent washing, however, 64% have found that their hands are more dry or cracked than usual

Own brands marry trends for economical & ethical cosmetics

The private label cosmetics sector is putting pressure on branded goods by following key market trends for natural and ...

World Bee Day: The brand's helping the unsung hero of the beauty industry

Ahead of 20 May, Cosmetics Business highlights the brands helping to save the bees

Innovative bathroom products: Time to soak in new trends for 2019

Bathroom products have shed their conservative, utilitarian image and are striding forwards into 2019 meeting the needs ...

Dr. Bronner’s campaigns to make psychedelic-assisted therapies legal

The soap brand’s new Heal Soul! campaign advocates for access to psychedelic-assisted therapy – such as the use of ...

Cosmetics clinics under fire over claims that IV drips can prevent Covid-19

Three UK cosmetic treatment and surgery clinics have been ordered by the UK’s advertising watchdog to remove adverts ...